Investigating In-Custody Sexual Assaults & PREA

Atlanta, GA  /  07.27.2017

Class Information

Investigating In-Custody Sexual Assaults & PREA

Target Audience:

Law enforcement personnel who work in county jails, private corrections institutions and state correctional facilities, detectives and investigators, supervisors, managers, executive staff and policy makers.

Class Description:

Sexual Assaults which occur in a prison or jail setting present unique challenges to investigators. PREA (the Prison Rape Elimination Act of 2003) is a federal law dealing with sexual assaults on prisoners. This class will serve to familiarize students with PREA and offer strategies to use when investigating in-custody sexual assaults.

Joseph Spain has worked in law enforcement and defense contracting for 18 years.  While working for a mid-sized law enforcement agency in the Metro-Atlanta area, he gained experience in patrol, traffic and serving warrants, as a departmental instructor often times assisting regional police academies, a criminal investigator as well as several years in Internal Affairs, supervision and management, and of course, the jail.  He also worked several years in the Middle East as a U.S. Department of Defense contractor providing physical security and force protection for the U.S. Army and allied forces.

Class Location:
Georgia International Convention Center
2000 Convention Center Concourse
College Park, GA  30337

Hotel Information:
The Georgia International Convention Center is directly connected to the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, and there are several accommodations in the immediate area to choose from.

Click the link below to be redirected to the Georgia International Convention Center’s website which lists area accommodations.
GICC Area Accommodations

Registration Fee:

$199 per person.

Payment Options:

  • Visa / MasterCard / American Express
  • Purchase Order
  • Invoice
  • By Check (made payable to Atlas Training Group)

Ways to Register:

1) Register here: Click to Register
2) Download, complete and fax a registration form to Fax# 470-777-2275.
3) Download, complete, scan and email a registration form.
4) Download, complete and mail a registration form to:  Atlas Training Group, 922 Highway 81 East, Suite #199, McDonough, GA 30252

Registration Forms can be found HERE.